Definition of forumite in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːrəmʌɪt/


A person who posts comments in a particular Internet forum, typically on a regular basis: Spencer has gone from hero to zero with some forumites in recent weeks
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  • The forum is part of our web site and the forumites epitomise fanatical customers.
  • Several forumites have gone through separation or divorce, so you'll have support here if that's the way it goes.
  • In the words of a fellow forumite, "the game turns what seem like completely normal people into gibberish spewing idiots".


1990sː from forum + -ite1.

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